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Recently asked questions about conveyancing in Soham

We were about to instruct a conveyancing solicitor in Soham recommended on your site but have come across some other fee calculations on the internet seem less pricey – why is this?

There are many firms of firms promoting so-called cheap conveyancing, yet more often than not additionalcharges end up with the final fee mounting up beyond all recognition. According to the Legal Ombudsman costs listed in terms and conditions should be equitable invoiced The solicitors that we put forward for conveyancing in Soham clearly state all charges for a standard conveyancing transaction.

Due to the encouragement of my in-laws I had a survey completed on a house in Soham ahead of instructing conveyancers. I have been told that there is a flying freehold overhang to the house. The surveyor has said that some banks may not give a loan on such a property.

It varies from the lender to lender. Lloyds has different requirements for example to Halifax. Should you wish to call us we can look into this further via the appropriate lender. If you lender is happy to lend one our lawyers can help as they are used to dealing with flying freeholds in Soham. Conveyancing can be more complicated and therefore you should check with your conveyancing solicitor in Soham to see if the conveyancing costs will increase in light of this.

What makes your site different to other online quote calculators for conveyancing in Soham?

At this site get a fixed fee costs illustration from a Solicitor or Licensed Conveyancer that understands the issues for your conveyancing in Soham. As opposed to estate agents and many comparison sites we do not charge firms a fee if you instruct them for your home move in Soham

I need to find a conveyancing solicitor for freehold conveyancing in Soham. I happened to chance upon a site which seems to have the perfect answer If it is possible to get all this stuff completed via email that would be ideal. Should I be concerned? What should out be looking out for?

As usual with these online conveyancers you need to read ALL the small print - did you notice the extra charge for dealing with the mortgage?

I have just started marketing my 2 bed flat in Soham. Conveyancing lawyers have not yet been instructed, however I have recently had a quarterly maintenance charge invoice – should I leave it to the buyer to sort out?

The sensible thing to do is pay the invoice as you normally would as all rents and maintenance charges should be allotted as part of the financial calculations for completion monies, so you will be reimbursed by the purchaser for the period running from after the completion date to the subsequent invoice date. Most management companies will not acknowledge the buyer until the service charges have been paid and are up to date, so it is important for both buyer and seller for the seller to show that they are up to date. This will smooth the conveyancing process.

I purchased a garden flat in Soham, conveyancing was carried out half a dozen years ago. Can you let me have an estimate of the premium that my landlord can legally expect in return for granting a renewal of my lease? Comparable properties in Soham with an extended lease are worth £211,000. The ground rent is £45 yearly. The lease ends on 21st October 2089

With only 67 years remaining on your lease we estimate the premium for your lease extension to span between £10,500 and £12,000 as well as plus your own and the landlord's "reasonable" professional fees.

The suggested premium range above a general guide to costs for renewing a lease, but we are not able to supply the actual costs without more comprehensive due diligence. You should not use this information in tribunal or court proceedings. There are no doubt additional concerns that need to be considered and clearly you want to be as accurate as possible in your negotiations. Please do not move forward based on this information without first seeking the advice of a professional.

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